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Trade Assistant

Penske - Perth, WA

Trades & Services
Source: uWorkin


Job Description

About Penske:

An iconic brand in both the business and racing worlds, the Penske organisation is a Fortune 500 company with a global presence, employing over 50,000 employees. A leader in the Australian commercial vehicle, power engine and racing industries, Penske represents market-leading products such as the Western Star, MAN, Dennis Eagle, MTU, Detroit & Allison across some of the most dynamic on- and off-highway markets in the country.

Your New Opportunity:

An excellent full time, permanent career opportunity has arisen for an experienced Trades Assistant to join our Defence Service team in Henderson. You will be responsible for assisting tradespeople in their role ensuring client requirements are met.

  • Assist trades level employees directly with all aspects of vehicle and/or equipment work to be undertaken on a day to day basis. This includes any repair or rectification work on defective vehicles or equipment as required.
  • Assist in the performance of fault/maintenance diagnostic activities and complete repairs to ensure continuous operation of equipment and/or vehicles
  • Test vehicle and equipment to ensure work has been completed to the required specification
  • Ensure all tools and equipment used in the performance of work is safe to use and stored in a clean and safe manner
  • Perform basic fabrication activities e.g. basic welding skills in accordance with blueprints or schematic drawings
  • Complete all records and paperwork accurately as required
About You:
  • Valid driver's licence and a good driving record essential
  • Forklift license, Confined Space, Working at Heights ticket is highly desirable
  • Technical/Mechanical Aptitude
  • Previous experience in a TA position or a similar role
  • A Cert II in Automotive or automotive experience is highly advantageous
  • A can-do attitude with a strong ability to listen, learn and follow direction
  • Highly reliable, punctual and take pride in your skills and ability
Why Choose Team Penske?

At Penske, we know that it is our people at the heart of our success and we want to make sure you have everything you need to do a great job. That is why as well as a great work environment, we offer the following benefits:
  • Accredited Training & Development Programs
  • Commitment to providing the highest levels of safety, technical and leadership training
  • Competitive Remuneration
  • Reward and Recognition Programs
  • Employee Referral Program – generous employee referral fees
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Family Friendly Benefits including Paid Parental Leave
  • Access to Discounted Travel, Health Insurance & Motor Vehicle benefits
Be ambitious. We are.

Applications close: 17 May 2021

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